Town of Hempstead

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Town of Hempstead Supervisor

Responsibilities:

The Supervisor serves as the Chief Executive Officer of town government. She presides at all Town Board meetings, directing the legislative and administrative functions of that body. The Supervisor also oversees the day-to-day operations of a municipal government of 24 departments, employing just under 2,000 people, and providing services to over 760,000 residents. As the Chief Financial Officer of the township, the Supervisor is responsible for the implementation of the town's budget.


Town of Hempstead Council Members

Responsibilities:

Council members are responsible for adopting the annual budget, adopting and amending the town code and the building zone ordinances, adopting all traffic regulations, and hearing applications for changes of zone and special exceptions to zoning codes.

Each council member maintains an office in Hempstead Town Hall, located at One Washington Street, Hempstead, New York 11550.


Town of Hempstead Clerk

Responsibilities:

The Town Clerk's Office maintains Town Board records and publishes notices of public hearings. It records town ordinances, local laws, personnel actions, petitions, proof of publication, annual budgets, assessment rolls, fiscal reports, notice of liens, subpoena and court actions, bond and note registers, zoning ordinances and maps. As town registrar, the office keeps birth and death records, issues birth, death and fetal certificates, burial permits, conducts genealogical searches, and issues marriage licenses and various permits. Additionally, the Town Clerk's office performs wedding ceremonies. The office processes applications for rezoning, public garages, modification of restrictive covenants, gasoline storage tanks, and GSS ordinances. The clerk is also the custodian of town records dating back to 1644 and maintains an inactive records center and historical archive.


Town of Hempstead Receiver Of Taxes

Responsibilities:

The Receiver of Taxes is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the Office of Receiver of Taxes. This office collects taxes for 99 special districts and 33 school districts, and disburses the monies to school district treasures without charge. Its other functions include billing and collection processes, encompassing complete banking, record maintenance, mail and accounting functions. The department also collects, free of charge, Nassau County taxes on properties within the town borders.



Demographics

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Cleargov-population
Population
768,708
8,308%
HIGHER THAN
STATE MEDIAN
Cleargov-house
Median Home Value
$411,700
44%
HIGHER THAN
STATE MEDIAN
Cleargov-income
Median Household Income
$97,034
60%
HIGHER THAN
STATE MEDIAN

* Data source: 2016 US Census Bureau, American Community Survey. Home value data includes all types of owner-occupied housing.


Meeting
Schedules

Town Board Meetings
2019 Meeting Schedule
January 8 7:00 PM 
January 22 10:30 AM
February 5 7:00 PM
February 26 10:30 AM
March 12 7:00 PM
April 2 10:30 AM
April 16 10:30 AM
May 7 10:30 AM
May 21 10:30 AM
June 11 7:00 PM
July 2 10:30 AM
August 6 10:30 AM
September 3 10:30 AM
September 24 7:00 PM
October 2 10:30 AM
October 16 2:30 PM
October 16 7:00 PM
November 12 10:30 AM
December 10 10:30 AM
BZA Board of Appeals Hearings
2019 Hearing Schedule
January 9 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
January 16 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
January 30 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
February 6 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
February 27 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
March 6 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
March 20 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
April 10 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
April 17 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
May 1 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
May 8 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
May 22 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
June 5 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
June 12 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
June 26 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
July 10 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
July 17 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
August 7 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
August 14 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
August 28 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
September 4 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
September 11 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
September 25 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
October 16 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
October 23 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
November 13 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
November 20 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
December 4 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM
December 11 9:30 AM / 2:00 PM

Indicates cancelled meeting.


Events

Event Fliers

Town Agenda

Today (09/20/2019)

2019-09-20

Cancer Screening Program

9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
2288 Bedford Ave.,
Bellmore, NY

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Recreation

2019-09-20

Family Festival By The Sea

5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Lido Beach Town Park
Lido Beach, NY 11561

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This Week (09/20 - 09/27)

2019-09-20

Cancer Screening Program

9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
2288 Bedford Ave.,
Bellmore, NY

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Recreation

2019-09-20

Family Festival By The Sea

5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Lido Beach Town Park
Lido Beach, NY 11561

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Town Clerk

2019-09-21

Child Safety

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Bellmore LIRR Parking Lot
Sunrise Highway (Route 27)
Bellmore, NY

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Recreation

2019-09-21

Family Festival By The Sea

11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Lido Beach Town Park
Lido Beach, NY 11561

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Town Clerk

2019-09-22

Child Safety

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Park Avenue
Between Sunrise Hwy. & Lincoln Ave.
Rockville Centre, NY

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Recreation

2019-09-22

Family Festival By The Sea

11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Lido Beach Town Park
Lido Beach, NY 11561

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Town Resources

2019-09-23

TVASNAC

7:00 PM
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY

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Town Clerk

2019-09-23

Senior I.D.

11:00 AM
Oceanside Public Library
30 Davison Avenue
Oceanside, NY

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-24

Taxpayer Forums

2:00 PM
Bellmore Memorial Library
2288 Bedford Ave.
Bellmore 11710

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-24

Taxpayer Forums

7:00 PM
Levittown Hall
201 Levittown Parkway
Hicksville 11801

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Town Board

2019-09-24

Town Board Meeting

7:00 PM
One Washington St
Hempstead, NY 11550

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Citizen Services

2019-09-25

Child Car Seat Inspection

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Forest City Community Park
3099 Morgan Drive, Wantagh

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-25

Taxpayer Forums

7:00 PM
Malverne Library
61 St. Thomas Place
Malverne 11565

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Town Wide

2019-09-25

Hispanic Heritage Flag Raising

7:00 PM
Hempstead Town Hall
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY

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Building & Zoning

2019-09-25

Board of Appeals

9:30 AM
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY 11550

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Building & Zoning

2019-09-25

Board of Appeals

2:00 PM
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY 11550

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Citizen Services

2019-09-26

Child Car Seat Inspection

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Forest City Community Park
3099 Morgan Drive, Wantagh

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Citizen Services

2019-09-26

Smart Seniors

1:00 PM
Baldwin Senior Center
1810 Grand Ave
Baldwin, NY

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-26

Taxpayer Forums

2:00 PM
Island Trees Library
38 Farmedge Rd.
Levittown 11756

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-26

Taxpayer Forums

7:00 PM
Uniondale Public Library
400 Uniondale Ave.
Uniondale 11553

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Town Clerk

2019-09-26

Senior I.D.

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Levittown Public Library
1 Bluegrass Lane
Levittown, NY

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This Month (September)

Town Board

2019-09-03

Town Board Meeting

10:30 AM
One Washington St
Hempstead, NY 11550

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Citizen Services

2019-09-04

Child Car Seat Inspection

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Guy Lombardo Marina
foot of Guy Lombardo Avenue, Freeport

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2019-09-04

Car Seat Safety Inspection Program

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Guy Lombardo Marina
Foot of Guy Lombardo
Freeport, NY

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Building & Zoning

2019-09-04

Board of Appeals

9:30 AM
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY 11550

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Building & Zoning

2019-09-04

Board of Appeals

2:00 PM
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY 11550

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Citizen Services

2019-09-05

Child Car Seat Inspection

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Guy Lombardo Marina
foot of Guy Lombardo Avenue, Freeport

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-05

Taxpayer Forums

2:00 PM
West Hempstead Library
500 Hempstead Ave.
West Hempstead 11552

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-05

Taxpayer Forums

7:00 PM
West Hempstead Library
500 Hempstead Ave.
West Hempstead 11552

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2019-09-05

Car Seat Safety Inspection Program

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Guy Lombardo Marina
Foot of Guy Lombardo
Freeport, NY

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Recreation

2019-09-07

2019 Triathlon

8:00 AM
Town Park
Point Lookout

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2019-09-07

2019 Triathlon

8:00 AM
Town Park
Point Lookout

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Town Clerk

2019-09-07

Child Safety

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Merrick LIRR Parking Lot
Sunrise Highway (Route 27)
Merrick, NY

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Citizen Services

2019-09-08

Child Car Seat Inspection

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Hewlett Point Park
130 Hewlett Point Avenue, East Rockaway

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Town Clerk

2019-09-08

Child Safety

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Merrick LIRR Parking Lot
Sunrise Highway (Route 27)
Merrick, NY

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-09

Taxpayer Forums

7:00 PM
Rockville Centre Library
221 North Village Ave.
Rockville Centre 11570

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2019-09-09

Cancer Screening Program

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
270 Lawrence Ave,
Lawrence, NY

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Building & Zoning

2019-09-11

Board of Appeals

9:30 AM
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY 11550

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Building & Zoning

2019-09-11

Board of Appeals

2:00 PM
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY 11550

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2019-09-11

911 Memorial Service

7:30 AM
Town Park Point Lookout
Lido Boulevard
Point Lookout, NY

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Citizen Services

2019-09-12

Child Car Seat Inspection

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Hewlett Point Park
130 Hewlett Point Avenue, East Rockaway

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-12

Taxpayer Forums

2:00 PM
Levittown Library
1 Bluegrass Lane
Levittown 11756

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2019-09-13

Cancer Screening Program

5:00 PM
700 Hempstead Turnpike,
Elmont, NY

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2019-09-14

Citizen Preparedness Training

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Valley Stream Central High School
' 135 Fletcher Avenue
Valley Stream, NY 11580

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-16

Taxpayer Forums

7:00 PM
N. Merrick Library
1691 Meadowbrook Rd.
North Merrick 11566

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-17

Taxpayer Forums

7:00 PM
Baldwin Library
2385 Grand Ave.
Baldwin 11510

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Citizen Services

2019-09-18

Child Car Seat Inspection

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Salisbury Park Ballfields
2330 Salisbury Park Drive, East Meadow

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Citizen Services

2019-09-19

Child Car Seat Inspection

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Salisbury Park Ballfields
2330 Salisbury Park Drive, East Meadow

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-19

Taxpayer Forums

2:00 PM
Oceanside Library
30 Davison Ave.
Oceanside 11572

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-19

Taxpayer Forums

7:00 PM
Oceanside Library
30 Davison Ave.
Oceanside 11572

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2019-09-19

Cancer Screening Program

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
27 W Fulton Ave.
Roosevelt, NY

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Recreation

2019-09-19

Family Festival By The Sea

5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Lido Beach Town Park
Lido Beach, NY 11561

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2019-09-20

Cancer Screening Program

9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
2288 Bedford Ave.,
Bellmore, NY

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Recreation

2019-09-20

Family Festival By The Sea

5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Lido Beach Town Park
Lido Beach, NY 11561

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Town Clerk

2019-09-21

Child Safety

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Bellmore LIRR Parking Lot
Sunrise Highway (Route 27)
Bellmore, NY

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Recreation

2019-09-21

Family Festival By The Sea

11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Lido Beach Town Park
Lido Beach, NY 11561

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Town Clerk

2019-09-22

Child Safety

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Park Avenue
Between Sunrise Hwy. & Lincoln Ave.
Rockville Centre, NY

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Recreation

2019-09-22

Family Festival By The Sea

11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Lido Beach Town Park
Lido Beach, NY 11561

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Town Resources

2019-09-23

TVASNAC

7:00 PM
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY

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Town Clerk

2019-09-23

Senior I.D.

11:00 AM
Oceanside Public Library
30 Davison Avenue
Oceanside, NY

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-24

Taxpayer Forums

2:00 PM
Bellmore Memorial Library
2288 Bedford Ave.
Bellmore 11710

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-24

Taxpayer Forums

7:00 PM
Levittown Hall
201 Levittown Parkway
Hicksville 11801

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Town Board

2019-09-24

Town Board Meeting

7:00 PM
One Washington St
Hempstead, NY 11550

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Citizen Services

2019-09-25

Child Car Seat Inspection

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Forest City Community Park
3099 Morgan Drive, Wantagh

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-25

Taxpayer Forums

7:00 PM
Malverne Library
61 St. Thomas Place
Malverne 11565

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Town Wide

2019-09-25

Hispanic Heritage Flag Raising

7:00 PM
Hempstead Town Hall
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY

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Building & Zoning

2019-09-25

Board of Appeals

9:30 AM
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY 11550

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Building & Zoning

2019-09-25

Board of Appeals

2:00 PM
One Washington Street
Hempstead, NY 11550

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Citizen Services

2019-09-26

Child Car Seat Inspection

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Forest City Community Park
3099 Morgan Drive, Wantagh

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Citizen Services

2019-09-26

Smart Seniors

1:00 PM
Baldwin Senior Center
1810 Grand Ave
Baldwin, NY

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-26

Taxpayer Forums

2:00 PM
Island Trees Library
38 Farmedge Rd.
Levittown 11756

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Receiver of Taxes

2019-09-26

Taxpayer Forums

7:00 PM
Uniondale Public Library
400 Uniondale Ave.
Uniondale 11553

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Town Clerk

2019-09-26

Senior I.D.

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Levittown Public Library
1 Bluegrass Lane
Levittown, NY

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Town Clerk

2019-09-28

Child Safety

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Rockaway Avenue
Between Sunrise Hwy. & Merrick Rd.
Valley Stream, NY

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Helpline

Monday - Friday

9:00 AM - 4:45 PM

After hours, please contact the Department of Public Safety at (516) 538 - 1900

The Helpline is a service designed for residents seeking information and assistance from town government. The Helpline will quickly and accurately provide answers to the many questions residents may have regarding the wide range of municipal services available to them.

Town of Hempstead Helpline